Monthly Archives: February 2011

By The Numbers : Straus’ New Committee Chairs

  Despite Joe Straus’ lofty language calling for unity in the House Republican Caucus in the wake of the leadership fight, his committee assignments for the 2011 session reflect what some consider a vindictive streak toward those representatives who challenged … Continue reading

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Texas Eminent Domain Bill Moves to Texas House – What You Should Know

Fellow Grassroots Texans:   We are forwarding below the latest alert from Terri Hall of TURF.  We’ve long known Terri as a tireless advocate for property rights.  If she’s raising concerns about SB 18, that should give all property owners pause.  As with any … Continue reading

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Texas Senate to Vote on Eminent Domain bill, SB 18 TOMORROW

Via Terri Hall at TURF: Texas Senate to Vote on Eminent Domain bill, SB 18 TOMORROW!Calls Needed The Texas Senate will vote on the fast-tracked eminent domain bill, SB 18, tomorrow. It’s a railroad job. This bill does NOTHING to fix … Continue reading

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Texas Property Rights ALERT : Hearing on Senate Bill 18 Tomorrow

Forwarded from Terri Hall of TURF: LEGISLATIVE ALERT NEED PEOPLE IN AUSTIN TOMORROW TO TESTIFY AGAINST SB 18 (as written)!   Eminent Domain Bill, SB 18 to be heard by Senate State Affairs CommitteeFebruary 3 at 9 AM in Senate … Continue reading

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